Sports Journalism Institute, Summer 2013
I will spend two weeks at the University of Missouri learning from top sports professionals. I will go on to complete a sports reporting internship at the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.
UF&Shands, Jan. 2013
Communications intern. I contribute to the hospitals’ print, online, radio and social media outlets.
Florida Scholastic Press Association, Aug. 2012
Communications intern. I manage FSPA’s social media, help plan and run the annual statewide convention and manage the communication with association members.
ABC News, Aug. 22-31
Radio intern. I assisted with coverage of the 2012 Republican National Convention in Tampa.
St. Augustine Record, July 2012-Aug. 2012
Sports intern. I covered athletics for the only local newspaper in the area.
Florida Center for Investigative Reporting, March 2012-June 2012
Social media manager. I designed and implemented a social media strategy using Twitter, Buffer, Google+ and Facebook.
ESPN Radio Gainesville/ Ocala, Nov.2011
Beat reporter. I write articles for the station’s website and tweet live game updates. I also record and edit radio segments covering UF women’s basketball and lacrosse teams.
Her Campus UFL, Oct. 2011
Reporter, blogger, social media manager. I write weekly stories and blog posts catered to the young college female for the online publication. I also manage the publication’s Twitter and Facebook.
The Independent Florida Alligator, Sept. 2011- Dec. 2012
Writer. I reported on local music, events, places and people for the largest student-run publication in the nation.
The Miami Herald, Aug. 2010-June 2011
Neighbors section intern. I wrote stories and news briefs.
University of Florida (June 2011-May 2015)
Major: journalism, Focus: reporting
Minors: history and education studies
Coral Gables Senior High (Aug. 2007- June 2011)
International Baccalaureate Diploma
UF Society of Professional Journalists, fundraising chairwoman
Investigative Reporters and Editors
National Education Writers Association
National Association of Hispanic Journalists
Fluent in Spanish, written and verbal.
Proficient in Adobe Photoshop and InDesign.
iMovie, Soundslides and Audacity knowledge.
Social media: Twitter, Buffer App, Facebook, Tumblr, Google+, BlogSpot, YouTube, Wordpress.
Digital and film photography skills.
2012 IRE Campus Coverage Project at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication.
SPJ South Florida Professional chapter’s 2012 scholarship.
Philip L. Graham Diversity Scholarship to attend the 2012 IRE National Conference.
2011 Miami Herald South Florida scholarship from UF’s School of Journalism and Communications.
2011 journalism Silver Knight nominee.